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The IGEL W7+ range is designed to easily handle the latest unified communications and multimedia applications with an 8GB flash memory Reading, UK July 14th, 2014 - IGEL Technology today launched a new range of W7+ thin clients to cater for the emerging needs of businesses using Window...
This article details the Microsoft roadmap of major updates taking place (some have already) in 2014. For details follow this link:http://rcpmag.com/articles/2011/02/01/the-2011-microsoft-product-roadmap.aspxHere is a screen shot of the updates that are planned from the above site.In t...
By Natalie Lehrer If you keep up with the latest technology news, it seems like virtualization is happening in every corner of the IT world.  It might be a surprise to you that Microsoft App-V has actually been around for a while. Microsoft acquired a company called Softricity in 2006....
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
Welcome to Connected Globe News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to M2M (machine to machine) and embedded mobile devices.  I aggregate the information, include the original links and add a synopsis of each article.  ...
We often get asked “Should I use GridFS for file storage with MongoDB”. As with most things, the answer is a staunch “it depends”. GridFS looks like a great idea on paper - a virtual filesystem held within MongoDB which allows for larger than 16MB files to be held, synced and replicat...
Company maturity drives strategic use of social media, PR and government supportLondon, UK - Wednesday, 9th July, 2014 - The only independent global enterprise tech startup awards, the Tech Trailblazers, today announced the first wave of results from its research program, The Enterpri...
By David Phillips, product manager, Wick Hill So you have you a shiny new virtual environment up and running. You may have virtualised all your servers, so that your business-critical databases, CRM systems, ERP applications and email all reside in a virtual environment. It has been ...
Survey reveals 39% of enterprises not managing, or manually managing their virtual environments, negating any anticipated cost savingsMaidenhead, UK - July 8, 2014 Tensions between application producers and enterprises around virtualisation are likely to heat up. As software vendors a...
Mobile security leader to help accelerate software defined infrastructure solutionsDALLAS & DUBLIN - July 8, 2014 - AdaptiveMobile (www.adaptivemobile.com), the world leader in mobile security, today announced it has joined the Intel® Network Builders programme, a cross-indust...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
With the approaching holiday in the US, why not take a few minutes to explore some revolutionary new ways to achieve freedom fro...
Welcome to Connected Globe News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to M2M (machine to machine) and embedded mobile devices.  I aggregate the information, include the original links and add a synopsis of each article.  ...
By David Parkinson, strategic development manager, UK & Ireland, for Wick HillIt's not often that news from the information security industry reaches the early evening TV slots. However, the major disruption caused recently to the Gameover Zeus (GOZ) botnet certainly did. In a coll...
June 2014 Server and StorageIO Update newsletter By Greg Schulz Server and StorageIO Update newsletter - June 2014 Welcome to the June 2014 edition of th...
Tech Trailblazers Awards offers free entry to startups from World Cup contestant countries and the winning nation London, UK - 30th June 2014 - Amidst World Cup fever, the only independent global enterprise tech startup awards, the Tech Trailblazers, kicks off the awards in football st...
HP is a major player in the cloud by any definition of the word. Convergence and virtualization offerings from HP have changed the computing landscape, allowing IT departments and data centers to keep increasing capacity while maintaining or, in some cases, even lowering costs. CloudSy...
The Field Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to field mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends. Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso ...
Assigning access to IT monitoring tools isn’t an exact science. Data should be available to those who use it effectively to make decisions. But who are those people – and where in your organization will you find them?   Generally speaking, those with access to IT monitoring ...
VSM: We at Virtual-Strategy Magazine haven’t heard from Porticor in a while. Can you tell me what you have been up to since we last heard from you? GPN: Certainly. We have been updating the product, ramping the company and have been seeing a significant uptick in traction. On the produ...
By Bob Gourley We introduced OnLive at: OnLive: Building the future of enterprise services from the cloud. With this post we provide an update we just saw in their press release at: http://ctolink.us/1yrChKh NEW ONLIVE CLOUD SOLUTION DELIVERS SECURE CROSS-PLATFORM DEPLOYMENT FOR GRAPHI...
Proactive International PR Limited, the UK-based international multimedia PR consultancy, secured an agreement with data protection software developers, Attix5, surrounding the launch of its new solution and its renewed company identity.Attix5 specialises in developing world-class data...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
Increased flexibility, security and speed of deployment are key benefits, research reportsReading, UK, June 26, 2014 UK Wealth Management industry IT managers plan to put to their desktops on diets over the next 24 months as research shows thin and zero client adoption looks set to ris...
OK, I’m excited. The latest release of Neverfail IT Continuity Architect has landed with some of our most requested features and we just can’t wait for you to try it out for yourselves. When I got walked through a demo of the new features last week I knew this was Continue ...
At EELive!, we asked several software development professionals to discuss the state of software quality. Here's what they had to say...
Redesigned for rapid adoption by tech-savvy employees, App Portal helps ensure successful self-service consumerisation of IT initiativesMaidenhead, UK - June 24, 2014 - Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance and installation solutions f...
Ask two politically opposed people in any given country about the causes of the country’s problems, and guess what? Each will give you an answer filtered through their world-view. Through what they know, and what they believe. That is not to say one is right and one is wrong, both simp...
The Field Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to field mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends. Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso ...
Ask two politically opposed people in any given country about the causes of the country’s problems, and guess what? Each will give you an answer filtered through their world-view. Through what they know, and what they believe. That is not to say one is right and one is wrong, both simp...
So far… I try not to brag that much (yea right) since a long time ago a good friend would always quip, ‘Everyone loves a bragger!’ Noting that boasters are usually more talk than anything and it is important to stay humble. Well, I’m humbled (and bragging) that ...
By Richard Stiennon When I predicted a surge in growth in the IT security industry last year (24% CAGR for ten years leading to a $640 billion industry by 2023) I pointed out that encryption would lead the way and that that was not possible without good key management. Perhaps because ...
About 8 years ago at my previous employer we started a project related to Autonomic Networking. Autonomic Networking is modeled after Autonomic Computing, an IBM initiative from the early 2000s, targeted at creating self managing computing elements. The network version intends to creat...
Good day everyone! In our recent set of IT camps we talked about Windows 8.1 in the enterprise, one of the topics we discussed was deployment technologies. So I decided to put together a series of screencasts to talk about deploying Windows 8.1. More importantly throughout these scr...
Amsterdam, Netherlands- 19 June 2014 - Next week's LTE World Summit in Amsterdam is expected to attract over 3,500 visitors looking to explore everything LTE. With over 300 speakers and 150 exhibitors, LTE World summit will truly bring together the best of the LTE ecosystem and will ex...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
Cellwize has been testing and developing its NFV enabled SON solutions at Alcatel-Lucent's CloudBand™ Innovation CenterSingapore - 19 June, 2014 - Cellwize, the innovative Self-Organizing Network (SON) solutions provider, today announced that it has joined Alcatel-Lucent's CloudB...
​A top focus for application development today is on acceleration, but faster is not always equal to better. The bigger challenge is to improve both the speed and quality of software releases.  Orasi, one of our close partners, recently presented a webinar titled, “Software Virtua...
SAN JOSE, Calif; June 18th, 2014 -Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) has further extended its worldwide technology leadership by promoting Curt Beckmann to the role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Previously Principal Architect, in this new role Beckman...
Some of you will remember Caddyshack - that campy '80s movie in which Chevy Chase often offered crazy advice, like "be the ball." For those of you who don't (because you're too young or were living under a rock), the premise of this particular piece of advice was along the lines of Obi...